Tsukiji Outer Market ready to bring back customers

Tsukiji Outer Market ready to bring back customers

Tokyo's Tsukiji Outer Market has also been affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic. Workers are trying to bring back ...

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Aerial display tech turns SF to reality

Aerial display tech turns SF to reality

A company in Hiroshima, western Japan, has turned science fiction into reality with an aerial display technology that sh...

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Railway firms struggle to ensure safe train operations

Railway firms struggle to ensure safe train operations

Japanese railway companies are moving to shorten train operation hours due to fewer passengers in the coronavirus age bu...

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Craft gin to promote sustainability

Craft gin to promote sustainability

A woodworker in Niigata Prefecture, central Japan, creates a craft gin in hopes to promote sustainability.

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Kyoto thrives amid pandemic

Kyoto thrives amid pandemic

Kyoto, Japan's ancient capital that attracts tens of millions of tourists each year, was devastated by the coronavirus p...

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Delivering sacred stones to mountaintop shrine

Delivering sacred stones to mountaintop shrine

Shinto priests are on a mission to deliver holy stones to a shrine on the summit of Mt. Tsurugi in central Japan.

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New travel styles in Japan

New travel styles in Japan

New travel styles are emerging in Japan amid the novel coronavirus.

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Tokyo Olympics security preparations

Tokyo Olympics security preparations

Organizers of the postponed Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics talk about security preparations and how the Olympic flame is...

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Buried army headquarter reveals Battle of Okinawa

Buried army headquarter reveals Battle of Okinawa

For the first time ever, TV camera crews go into a former army headquarter that lies beneath Shuri Castle in Okinawa.

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Oldest storyteller of Nagasaki atomic bombing goes global

Oldest storyteller of Nagasaki atomic bombing goes global

At the age of 93, storyteller Tsuiki Shohei continues to talk about his experiences of the 1945 atomic bombing of Nagasa...

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